Piet Christiaens received his Ph.D. from the Analytical Chemistry Department of the University of Leuven (Belgium) in 1991. From 1992 to 1997, he was Lab Manager in two CRO’s.
From 1997 to 2000, he worked as an independent consultant with Shell Chemical Company in Houston, TX (US) working on hydrogenated triblock co-polymers
From 2001 onwards, Mr. Christiaens holds the position of scientific director at Toxikon Europe where he develops analytical methods and protocols for both extractables and leachables studies for the pharmaceutical and medical Industries.
Dr. Christiaens oversees all laboratory operations at Nelson Labs Europe (former Toxikon) and is also giving support to the business development.